The Canadian Press

2002-04-18 | Terror-Cdn-Casualties

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Four Canadian soldiers died and eight others were wounded by American friendly fire during a training exercise in April south of Kandahar. An American F-16 fighter accidentally bombed the Canadians during a night-time, live-fire training exercise. Canadian Press reporter Stephen Thorne was in Afghanistan at the time of the accident.

Date: 2002-04-18
Placeline: Kandahar, Afghanistan
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the American soldiers where are you to be almost in shock as the Canadian, one of them said to me it's a sad sad day and as I sit here talking to you the Canadian soldiers sitting in a chair about thirty feet away crying >>

Clip ID: 20020418CPCN001